Research

Research

We have invested $100 million to support the treatment of kidney disease. Access grant opportunities, KDOQI Clinical Practice Guidelines, and clinical trial information.

Grants & Funding

Access information on NKF’s Research Grant Program, including available grants, funding cycle, eligibility requirements and application instructions.

NKF Patient Network

Join the first nationwide registry for people at all stages of kidney disease to transform kidney care and research together.

Kidney Research Connect

Learn more about patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR) and how you can get involved as a patient, care partner, or researcher.

Research spotlight

See how NKF researchers are making strides in the fight against kidney disease.

KDOQI clinical practice guidelines

World renown for improving the diagnosis and treatment of kidney disease, these guidelines have changed the practices of healthcare professionals and improved thousands of lives.

Clinical trial information for patients

Learn more about how clinical trials can affect new treatment options in patients.
Clinical studies in the United States are regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Learn more about safety.
Interested in participating? Find clinical trials in your area.

Help shape KDOQI

Help us identify future Kidney Disease Outcomes Quality Initiative controversies topics by completing this poll. We greatly appreciate your participation and welcome your feedback!